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Harold Gibbons Teamsters Union Vice President St. Louis, Missouri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Originally from Pennsylvania Harold Gibbons was of Irish descent. His rise as a labor leader was accompanied by many who disagreed with his methods. Among his opponents were union rivals and St. Louis law enforcement detectives. Some of these men testified before the United States Racket Committee in 1958. It is noteworthy that strikes called by Gibbons were accompanied by arson and violence.
White House Road
Pre-release—available March 7, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Anna Hopkins sets out to search for her missing sister who vanished along White House Road, enlisting the aid of her former boyfriend, Thomas and his brother, Nick. Separated from the others during the extensive search, Anna ends up alone with only the distant light of the moon guiding her way. She’s forced to confront her worst nightmare in order to save her sister.
Bombers and Nerdy Girls Do Brunch
Series: Nerdy Girls Mystery Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Face blind detective Liz Howe returns to deal with a new case involving a meth addicted kidnapper, a flamboyant politician and an unidentified bomber. A Nerdy Girl's work is never done.
Sonny Liston 1958-1959
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sonny Liston's background is murky and shady. An ex-con he left prison and fought as an amateur. In 1953 he turned pro. Curiously he hardly fought for 21 months. In early '58 Liston's quick rise among heavyweights began. Mobsters Blinky Palermo and Frankie Carbo entered his life . Were they his true managers and how much influence did they have on him? My book looks at these perplexing issues.
The Donut Shop Killer
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the small St. Louis suburb town of Oakville, The Orange Rooster’s Donuts has been serving up the area’s favorite treats since 1956. Several years ago, this small shop generated a “crime of the century” level of attention when patrons of this beloved donut haven began turning dead. Author Steve Akley checks-in with the killer and the other players in this "crime of the century" murder mystery.
Damien Loose, Episode 7 - Coming Down
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Episode 7 of 10. After a crazy Saturday involving guns, farmers markets and a little drunken debauchery, the Berchshires want to enjoy a relaxing Sunday without a kid around. Unfortunately the hunter becomes the hunted when Damien's ex-girl friend kidnaps him, and the cops decide he's now a suspect in his Uncle's murder. Things get heated as Damien closes in on a killer.
Damien Loose, Episode 5 - Lost and Found
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Episode 5 of a 10 part mystery serial. After an incredibly bad day, Damien discovers his ex-girlfriend may have killed his Uncle Edmund. Only a trip to the Saint Louis Art Museum will get him some answers and hopefully wrap up everything into a nice tidy mess.
The Seventh Immortal (Hearts of Amaranth #1)
Price: Free! Words: 21,250. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Waking in a hospital room with no memory, Kait Selias is thrust into a middle of a centuries-old conflict between the six seductive and powerful immortals who rule the city of St. Louis. Discipline. Suffering. Peace. Freedom. Desire. Pandemonium. What will she choose? The first novella in the Hearts of Amaranth series.
Bob Harmon St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
My eBook is about an early 20th century Major League Baseball pitcher who faded into obscurity after winning 23 and 18 games in the 1911 and 1912 seasons. Harmon played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Pittsburgh Pirates organizations. After his baseball career ended in 1918, he settled in Ouachita Parish, near Monroe, Louisiana. He became a successful dairy farmer and remained close to sports.
Reporting Live: Articles and Letters from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 67,610. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Gregath Company, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
The 188 page book was published in May 2008. It is a compilation of articles written by fair visitors primarily from Western Missouri. Illustrations are included in the book.